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The Ascension Chamber Leadership group “The Third Row” will be doing surface repairs as part of their leadership project to improve Kidz Kove Discovery Park. For this reason, the park will be closed from July 6-10. We apologize for any inconvenience, but things will be wonderful for all when it’s back up and running!

Please see the below announcement regarding a Public Notice of Milage Adoption. 2020 04.16 – Press Release on Millage Adoption

Hello to all of our area residents. I wanted to discuss a few things that can assist our workers, our employees, and our healthcare teams. For our small business owners. I highly encourage you to consider the Economic Injury Loans being offered by the Small Business Administration. Our local Chamber of Commerce and Ascension Economic…

Gonzales, LA – At City Hall on Friday morning, February 21, City of Gonzales Mayor Barney Arceneaux, along with the City Council and administration, held a press conference announcing the naming of the new $10 million conference and event center in honor of Mr. Price LeBlanc. Mr. LeBlanc was well known in the region for…

The City of Gonzales Water System is issuing a boil water advisory due to an interruption of service. Additional information will be released when this advisory is lifted. Please note that if you have private or well water, you are not subject to this advisory. Also, as a general rule when boiling water, please ensure…

Gonzales, LA – July 31, 2019, has been officially proclaimed as Horace James Arceneaux Day by Mayor Barney Arceneaux and the City of Gonzales. Horace, a father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great grandfather, and caring member of his community, has impacted many lives throughout his 100 years, and celebrating him was an honor for the administration. “Recognizing…

The Chamber of Commerce has unveiled their list of Louisiana cities ranked in order of “Best Places to Live,” and Gonzales has entered the Top 5! They just released a report ranking the best cities to live in Louisiana based on employment, housing, education, health, and quality of life. Check out the full list here.

A delegation of 26 people has arrived from our sister city of Meylan, France. The group is here for a cultural exchange, and includes Mayor Jean Philippe Blanc and Councilwoman Francois Balas. Tour Ascension and the Louisiana Office of Tourism have helped charter a bus that will take the group of tours of area sites…

Greenie Gonzales sure has been a busy bee (or should we say frog) today! He accompanied our Chief Engineer, Jackie Baumann, on a trip to St. Theresa’s school and met some great kids in the 4th grade science class. The city recently funded a storm water grant, and that money allowed Greenie to purchase supplies…

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